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A MacBook theft story with a happy ending

What would you do if your MacBook was stolen? Joshua Kaufman posted photos of the alleged thief to a Tumblr blog with the help of Hidden, an app that snapped spy pics remotely.

By June 1, 2011


PayPal accuses Google of blatant digital wallet theft

Just hours after Google launched its mobile payment service, PayPal filed a lawsuit against the Web giant for allegedly stealing its technology that turns smart phones into digital wallets.

By May 27, 2011


Sony offers sign-up page for identity-theft protection

PSN and Qriocity users can now go to Sony's site to sign up for an identity-theft protection service. They need only to input an e-mail address to receive an activation code.

By May 26, 2011


Sony offers free identity theft protection for UK PlayStation gamers

Sony has finally revealed details of the identity protection service it's offering gamers in the UK and Europe.

By May 18, 2011


Sony Online offers ID theft monitoring, in-game bonuses

Sony's multiplayer gaming network will offer free ID theft monitoring for customers whose personal data was stolen. PC- and PS3-based online gamers will also get free in-game bonus items and currency.

By May 12, 2011


Sony hires private investigators after theft of 100 million users' data

The FBI is looking into the astonishing data theft on the PlayStation Network, but like all good film noir characters, Sony doesn't trust the feds and has turned to a private eye.

By May 4, 2011


HP suing former exec over theft of trade secrets

Hewlett-Packard has launched a suit against Adrian Jones, a senior VP in the Asian division, alleging that he stole trade secrets before joining Oracle.

By April 7, 2011


Survey: Millions risk ID theft via social networks

When it comes to using social networks, millions of Americans are doing little to protect themselves against the theft of significant personal information.

By March 22, 2011


Study: Electronic theft surpasses physical theft

Heists of confidential information are coming on strong in the business world because of the easy portability of data and the lack of sufficient controls, according to risk consultancy Kroll.

By October 19, 2010


Microsoft accuses former employee of cloud data theft

Microsoft has suspicions that an ex-employee retained strategic data after he left the firm for a position at rival Salesforce.com.

By February 12, 2011